Ryan Merlette joined Commerce Construction Co., L.P. in 2017 and currently serves as Executive Vice President providing leadership and oversight across all aspects of the company. In addition, he is the Acting District Manager for Oregon and Arizona. After initially joining the Commerce Construction team in the Portland Metro market, Ryan has held various roles in the company, including Superintendent, Sr. Project Manager and Vice President – District Manager of our Portland, Oregon District.
Ryan previously worked for a large heavy civil general contractor, where he served in various capacities on design-build projects spanning the Northwest, remote Alaska and Hawaii.
Ryan earned a Bachelor of Science Degree in Construction Management from California State University, Chico.